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What’s up with all the news photos that make beaches look like Covid hotspots?
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Plus: All misinformation is local; a very specific kind of Covid-19 misinformation in Facebook parent groups; and “religious clickbait.”
When people saw that a questionable piece of content had been liked and shared lots of times, they were more likely to share it themselves
And what about Trump’s hydroxychloroquine and bleach proclamations?
“While a single disinformation campaign may have a specific objective — for instance, changing public opinion about a political candidate or policy — pervasive disinformation works at a more profound level to undermine democratic societies.”
Plus what happens when climate facts get treated as climate opinions.
A user with greater health literacy is more likely to discover usable medical advice from a reputed health care provider, such as the Mayo Clinic.
“It is not common for a parliamentary inquiry to have to rebut the dodgy scientific claims it receives in the form of public submissions.”